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"A podcast with a plan to fix healthcare" featuring Dr. Robert Pearl, Jeremy Corr and Guests

"A podcast with a plan to fix healthcare" featuring Dr. Robert Pearl, Jeremy Corr and Guests

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United States

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"A podcast with a plan to fix healthcare" featuring Dr. Robert Pearl, Jeremy Corr and Guests

Language:

English


Episodes

#11: Is a COVID-19 vaccine almost ready?

5/25/2020
In episode 11, Dr. Robert Pearl and Jeremy Corr separate reality from hype in the development of COVID-19 vaccines and medications. The post #11: Is a COVID-19 vaccine almost ready? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:31:52

#10: What will the ‘new normal’ look like next year based on current facts?

5/18/2020
Based on current facts, Dr. Robert Pearl and Jeremy Corr examine what the “new normal” might like in the United States come spring 2021. The post #10: What will the ‘new normal’ look like next year based on current facts? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:30:11

#9: A practical survival guide to COVID-19

5/11/2020
With so much disinformation causing so much confusion in the United States, this episode offers a medical and economic survival guide for all of us. The post #9: A practical survival guide to COVID-19 appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:39:18

Episode 21: Ex-Apple CEO talks tech and the rise of the healthcare consumer

5/10/2020
As CEO, John Sculley helped turn Apple into a multi-billion-dollar enterprise alongside Steve Jobs. Now he has his sights set on healthcare. The post Episode 21: Ex-Apple CEO talks tech and the rise of the healthcare consumer appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:56:54

#8: Testing, testing: Which COVID-19 test is best?

5/4/2020
Research out of Yale confirms an alternative form of testing for COVID-19 is not only less painful than the widely used nasal swab, but also more accurate. The post #8: Testing, testing: Which COVID-19 test is best? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:34:25

#7: Is it time to get back to work?

4/27/2020
With small-business employment down 40%, Americans are ready to get back to work. But is the U.S. healthcare system ready for the nation’s grand reopening? The post #7: Is it time to get back to work? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:35:51

#6: What did scientists learn about the coronavirus this week?

4/20/2020
It was a big week for science in our nation's quest to better understand and control the coronavirus pandemic. The post #6: What did scientists learn about the coronavirus this week? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:30:37

#5: Can we ‘crush the curve’ of this pandemic?

4/13/2020
High-profile leaders have put forth plans to reopen the country, mitigate further damage from the coronavirus and "crush the curve". Will any of them work? The post #5: Can we ‘crush the curve’ of this pandemic? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:35:06

Episode 20: Siddhartha Mukherjee on COVID-19, genes and physician sacrifice

4/12/2020
In this interview, Dr. Siddartha Mukherjee discusses the ethics of gene therapy, his hopes for a coronavirus cure, and why doctors bring him to tears. The post Episode 20: Siddhartha Mukherjee on COVID-19, genes and physician sacrifice appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:56:38

#4: Is this the week the pandemic peaks?

4/6/2020
Is this the week the coronavirus pandemic peaks in the United States? Hosts Dr. Robert Pearl and Jeremy Corr examine the facts to answer the nation's most pressing questions about COVID-19. The post #4: Is this the week the pandemic peaks? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:44:54

#3: Why can’t we accept the painful truth about COVID-19?

3/30/2020
Dr. Robert Pearl and Jeremy Corr tackle the uncomfortable truths about the pandemic, which politicians, the news media and public are reluctant to accept. The post #3: Why can’t we accept the painful truth about COVID-19? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:38:04

#2: When will the coronavirus pandemic end?

3/23/2020
In the second episode of this podcast, hosts Dr. Robert Pearl and Jeremy Corr examine the difficult but important questions surrounding the future of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States. The post #2: When will the coronavirus pandemic end? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:37:06

#1: Why are we afraid of the coronavirus?

3/16/2020
From the hosts of the Fixing Healthcare podcast comes a new show about COVID-19, with a focus on facts over fear. The post #1: Why are we afraid of the coronavirus? appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:39:31

Episode 19: Former VA Sec. explains why it’s so hard to serve your country

3/10/2020
In the final episode of season three, we welcome Dr. David Shulkin, the ninth U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs. The post Episode 19: Former VA Sec. explains why it’s so hard to serve your country appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:51:13

Episode 18: Eric Swalwell on whether Congress can pass a bipartisan healthcare bill

2/8/2020
In this episode, we welcome Representative Eric Swalwell, from California’s 15th Congressional District. The post Episode 18: Eric Swalwell on whether Congress can pass a bipartisan healthcare bill appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:31:44

Episode 17: Talking healthcare politics with James Carville

1/12/2020
In this episode, we welcome James Carville, one of the most recognizable figures in American politics. The post Episode 17: Talking healthcare politics with James Carville appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:40:03

Episode 16: ‘The House of God’ author Samuel Shem

12/13/2019
Samuel Shem reflects on why “The House of God” remains relevant, why the doctor-patient relationship is faltering and what can be done to combat the “abuse” of doctors. The post Episode 16: ‘The House of God’ author Samuel Shem appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:46:55

Episode 15: Theranos whistleblower Tyler Shultz

11/10/2019
He's known for blowing the whistle on a billion-dollar startup and leaving its CEO Elizabeth Holmes on the verge of bankruptcy. Hear Tyler's story first-hand on 'Fixing Healthcare.' The post Episode 15: Theranos whistleblower Tyler Shultz appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:00:51:41

Episode 14: John Delaney wants to be first US president with ‘any experience in the healthcare business’

9/23/2019
Presidential hopeful John Delaney joined the Fixing Healthcare podcast to spell out his plan for the future of American healthcare policy. The post Episode 14: John Delaney wants to be first US president with ‘any experience in the healthcare business’ appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:01:01:20

Episode 13: David Blumenthal gives Medicare-for-all ‘zero chance’ of becoming law

9/8/2019
As co-hosts Robert Pearl and Jeremy Corr turn their attention to the politics of American healthcare, they were eager to greet the first guest of season three, David Blumenthal. The post Episode 13: David Blumenthal gives Medicare-for-all ‘zero chance’ of becoming law appeared first on Fixing Healthcare Podcast.

Duration:01:01:20